Broadcasting

The Broadcasting studio at OVPA provides a fantastic environment to develop literacy, Information and Communications Technology (ICT) and drama skills. It also encourages teamwork.

The curriculum links possible to gain from this activity are far reaching. Many aspects of Literacy and English will be covered in the planning, preparation and presentation, including:

Making use of persuasive language
Use a range of oral techniques to present persuasive arguments and engaging narrative
Use and explore different question types
Analyze and evaluate how speakers present points effectively through use of language and gesture
Identify language variation in formal and informal contexts
Perform a scripted scene making use of dramatic conventions
Adapt non-narrative forms and styles to write fiction or factual texts
Develop viewpoint through the use of direct and reported speech